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Tom Reopelle

Keeping Southern California listeners informed about the news and activities in San Diego County is important to KNX and who better to report the facts and figures than someone who lives there. In this case it’s Tom Reopelle, our San Diego News Bureau reporter. Mr. Reopelle has spent the majority of his life in San Diego, attending schools in National City and graduating from Sweetwater High School He also attended San Diego State University where he majored in broadcasting and journalism. Over the years Tom has worked for several stations in that city, including KSDO, KOGO and XTRA. In 1990 he began his association with KNX. For his on-air work Reopelle has received recognition from the Los Angeles and San Diego Press Clubs, as well as the Radio and Television News Association of Southern California. In his spare time he likes sports, travel, and spending time with friends.

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KNX Ready Or Not: Pet Prep

For many people, pets are part of the family, so don’t forget about preparing them for an emergency.

09/18/2014

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Running On Empty: Two Farmers

The cost of water is hurting farmers – some more than others.

07/31/2014

A graduate student in the marine biology program at Cal State Long Beach collects kelp in the waters off of Long Beach during Kelp Watch 2014’s initial collection of samples. (Photo credit: David J. Nelson/Cal State Long Beach)

Study Finds No Evidence Of ‘Ocean-Borne’ Fukushima Radiation Along West Coast

The West Coast shoreline shows no signs of ocean-borne radiation from Japan’s Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster, scientists said Wednesday.

05/07/2014

Authorities believe the victim was attacked by a shark after he drowned some 300 yards off the shores of a San Diego beach, (CBS/KFMB-8)

Naked Body Of Missing Surfer Found; Likely Attacked By Shark After Drowning

A naked body that washed ashore a Southern California beach is believed to be that of a missing surfer who was likely attacked by a shark after drowning, officials said Thursday.

05/09/2013

Keoni Rocha was reunited this week with his mother, Leilani Masumoto, after Julio Rocha took him to Mexico City in 2007. (courtesy San Diego County District Attorney's Office)

DA, Mexican Gov’t Join Forces To Reunite Autistic Boy With Mom

A 7-year-old autistic boy was back home with his mother on Friday after being taken to Mexico City by his father in a custody battle.

10/26/2012

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SoCal Lawmaker Calls For Waiver To Help Curb Skyrocketing Gas Prices

A state lawmaker from the Southland on Friday urged the governor of California to help slow the sharp rise in gas prices statewide.

10/05/2012

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SoCal Teen Dead After Playing ‘Pass Out’ Game, Falling On Glass

A 15-year old Southland boy was dead Wednesday after what police are calling a freak accident he suffered while playing an increasingly popular “pass out” game.

09/26/2012

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Drink Ocean Water At Double The Cost? San Diego Might

Water officials in San Diego County are one step closer to providing the public with drinking water from the ocean.

08/10/2012

Mourners look over a memorial set up in driveway of former NFL star Junior Seau's house, May 3, 2012, in Oceanside, Calif. The former football star was found shot to death at his home in what police said appeared to be a suicide.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Junior Seau’s Home Put On The Market For $2.3M

The beachfront home where former NFL linebacker Junior Seau killed himself is on the market for nearly $2.3 million.

07/26/2012

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Suspect In Colo. Theater Massacre Graduated From UC Riverside In 2010

CBS2 has confirmed that the suspect in Friday morning’s shooting massacre at an Aurora, Colo., movie theater graduated from UC Riverside.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/20/2012

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Hoops-Shooting Robot Stolen From Riverside Church Parking Lot

A group of junior high and high school science students on Friday pleaded for whomever is responsible for stealing a student-built basketball-shooting robot to return it.

06/29/2012

Kevin Iraniha (credit: CBS)

SDSU Student Back Home After Detour Over ‘No-Fly’ List Status

Family members of Southland native Kevin Iraniha were angry when he learned he would have to cross back the U.S. border by foot because of his flight status.

06/08/2012

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Police Follow ‘Hansel & Gretel Trail’ Of Crumbs, Wrappers To Burglary Suspects

A crew of apparently hungry burglary suspects were facing charges on Friday after they allegedly stole snacks and other property from a Little League snack bar.

06/01/2012

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Ruling May Leave SeaWorld Trainers Dry After Killer Whale Accident

Killer whale trainers may be out of the water for good at SeaWorld after a judge ruled the park must protect its employees from any future accidents.

05/31/2012

Congressman Randy Duke Cunningham walks into the U.S. District Courthouse  on March 3, 2006 in San Diego, California. Cunningham was found guilty of conspiracy and tax evasion for accepting more than 2.4 million in bribes and could face up to 10 years in prison.  (credit: Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Disgraced Ex-Lawmaker Wants Gun Rights Restored After Release From Prison

A former Southland congressman and Navy veteran wants his right to bear arms reinstated when his time in federal prison is over.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/29/2012

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